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  • Popularity of food images

    by Chuckplace | 10th of December, 2013

    Within the past few weeks we have uploaded food images that are selling extremely well! We appreciate DT's simplicity in uploading images and obviously their presence in the image market. Thanks, Dreamtime! See Article
  • Fastest sale I ever had

    by Thorken | 9th of December, 2013

    Today I had fastest sale ever. This photo was approved at 2nd of December 2013 and was soled after 1 week. It´s "just" subscription but I´m glad for so quick selling. Thanks to the buyer. See Article
  • $1000 milestone :-)

    by Thorken | 12th of November, 2013

    Today I have reached the $1000 milestone. This year is really great for my photography. I have got five new models, wonderful day sellings and lots of photos accepted. (With this photo I reached the milestone.) More
  • The dream to be a photographer at Dreamstime

    by New9kong | 30th of October, 2013

    I was one of the dreams I have a lot of money, but to live independently. Travel to various locations on the web and I came across this web Dreamstime sale then I try to send a photo of what I'm into. More difficult it is to pass, but I do not discourage it. I will continue... More
  • Surprisingly successful photos

    by Thorken | 6th of October, 2013

    There are some photos that are surprising me with their success. First two I was not sure to send them to Dreamstime - and they already have been soled for two times. And most - the second one, whenever it is quite new, is now the photo with highest income. Also this photo... More
  • Stock from the end of the world

    by Ilmoro100 | 1st of October, 2013

    If I reflect on my, still young, experience in the world of microstock, the first word that comes to mind is "confrontation." I think it's the most important part of the challenge that everyone who comes into this world is facing. Photographers all over the world converge... More
  • Great day selling

    by Thorken | 23rd of September, 2013

    Yesterday was my best selling day. I have soled three photos and earned more than 20 USD. See Article
  • Review of What Sells in My Portfolio

    by Sml | 27th of August, 2013

    After reviewing my dreamstime portfolio, I have been very pleased with my progress since October of 2012. I now have 42 sales and only 7 dollars away from my first $100.00 dollars. Yes! I have uploaded a variety of 180 images ranging from birds, landscape, cars, flowers,... More
  • Wow ! 200+ images online

    by Hellen8 | 26th of July, 2013

    I finally reached the milestone of 200 images online. What next ? My next goal is to reach at least 500 images online. My beginnings were difficult, but I knew that... More
  • 3 years with Dreamstime

    by Mangroove | 22nd of January, 2013

    Hello Dreamstimers It’s about time that I write another little blog :) This time it’s because I am 3 years old. When I look now at my portfolio I see that don’t have much pictures online, comparing to others. I’m not a full time photographer, so... More
  • My first blog

    by Fainastock02 | 25th of November, 2012

    Hii alll, This is my first blog. I'm registered on Dreamstime for quite a while now. However the first years I wasn't so serious into photography. Now however, its becoming more and more fun and interesting to see the images uploaded getting sold to other buyers who are... More
  • What I learned selling stock images online

    by Peanutroaster | 2nd of November, 2012

    I've been selling stock images online for about a year and a half now. I started out as a complete novice and have grown to the point that I consider myself somewhat of a pro. But I'm always learning and improving! The learning curve in selling stock online is steep... More
  • My first 100$!

    by Dark3y3s | 21st of September, 2012

    I have finally reached my first 100$ today, after more than 2 years contributing to DT agency :) Although somewhere along the way I lost my hope for this thing to happen, when I saw today that I achieved it I felt really happy and raised my hopes and expectations back high.... More
  • Waiting for Sales

    by Peanutroaster | 16th of August, 2012

    One of the mistakes newbies make (I know because I was once one myself), is thinking that they have the greatest stock photograph ever, upload it, sit back and wait for the sales to pour in. Its like waiting for the phone to ring to tell you that you've won a contest.... More
  • SpiderPic - Another case for being exclusive

    by Peanutroaster | 3rd of June, 2012

    I recently sold this crazy photo of myself (I was dressed up for a charity event with a disco theme) and I was really curious to see where it might show up. A Google images search took me to this site called SpiderPic.com and there it was - with a watermark -among hundreds... More
  • How mature is this mature market?

    by Peanutroaster | 2nd of May, 2012

    They say the micro stock world is a maturing market. But how mature can a market be when new players seem to jump in everyday? It is a mature market in many ways but in a lot of ways the players still act very immature. I think the most recent debate about rate changes... More
  • Increasing Acceptance Level

    by Peanutroaster | 30th of January, 2012

    I started with Dreamstime in July 2011. After years of putting serious photography on the back burner as we raised our son, the purchase of my first serious digital camera lead me to micro-stock and the possibilities of turning a passion into income. At first my acceptance... More
  • The Secret of Microstock - It ain't so secret

    by Peanutroaster | 10th of January, 2012

    For those just discovering the world of micro-stock photograph and turning your photographs into earnings, there is a steep learning curve. You have to learn how to step up your technical game taking pictures and developing them with software like Photoshop and/or Lightroom.... More
  • Best selling illustrations and vector drawing of 2011

    by Ajv123ajv | 4th of January, 2012

      CALLING ALL GRAPHIC DESIGNERS WHO SELL IMAGES ON DREAMSTIME I want to put together a Collection of the best selling illustrations and vector drawing on Dreamstime for 2011. So please let me have your best, maximum of three image numbers and I'll add... More
  • Tip - Think Ahead

    by Peanutroaster | 16th of November, 2011

    As I'm writing this, Thanksgiving is one week away, I've been raking leaves, chopping wood and thinking all of the cool photography equipment Santa could bring me for Christmas. In fact a lot of my recent uploads to Dreamstime have been Christmas and winter images like... More

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